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Seddon

Household types

In 2016, the dominant household type in Seddon was 'Couple families with dependents', and by 2026 the largest forecast increase is expected in 'Lone person households'.

Analysing the future household structure in City of Maribyrnong, especially in conjunction with age structure, provides insight to the role the area plays in the housing market. Some areas, usually with separate housing stock, are dominated by families. Others, with more dense housing in inner city locations have significant numbers of lone person households and couples without dependents.

Forecast household types
Seddon201620262041Change between 2016 and 2041
TypeNumber%Number%Number%Number
Couple families with dependents69230.181929.586928.8+177
Couples without dependents61126.673926.679726.5+186
Group households2129.22438.72327.7+20
Lone person households57925.273526.584728.1+268
One parent family1436.21676.01896.3+46
Other families612.7752.7792.6+18

Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id , the population experts, June 2018.

Forecast household types
Forecast household types Other families, 2041: 79 One parent family, 2041: 189 Lone person households, 2041: 847 Group households, 2041: 232 Couples without dependents, 2041: 797 Couple families with dependents, 2041: 869 Other families, 2026: 75 One parent family, 2026: 167 Lone person households, 2026: 735 Group households, 2026: 243 Couples without dependents, 2026: 739 Couple families with dependents, 2026: 819 Other families, 2016: 61 One parent family, 2016: 143 Lone person households, 2016: 579 Group households, 2016: 212 Couples without dependents, 2016: 611 Couple families with dependents, 2016: 692
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, June 2018.
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041
Forecast change in household types, 2016 to 2041 Forecast change in Other families,  2026 to 2041: 4 Forecast change in One parent family,  2026 to 2041: 22 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2026 to 2041: 112 Forecast change in Group households,  2026 to 2041: -11 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2026 to 2041: 58 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2026 to 2041: 50 Forecast change in Other families,  2016 to 2026: 14 Forecast change in One parent family,  2016 to 2026: 24 Forecast change in Lone person households,  2016 to 2026: 156 Forecast change in Group households,  2016 to 2026: 31 Forecast change in Couples without dependents,  2016 to 2026: 128 Forecast change in Couple families with dependents,  2016 to 2026: 127
Population and household forecasts, 2016 to 2041, prepared by .id the population experts, June 2018.

Key findings

In 2016, the dominant household type in Seddon was Couple families with dependents, which accounted for 30.1% of all households.

The largest increase between 2016 and 2026 is forecast to be in Lone person households, which will increase by 156 households and account for 26.5% of all households.

In contrast Other families is forecast to increase by 14 households, to comprise 2.7% of all households in 2026, compared to 2.7% in 2016.

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